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The situation in the Vologda region after the flood stabilized

The situation in the Vologda region after heavy rain flooding has stabilized, reported RIA Novosti on Thursday, the press service of EMERCOM of Russia.

"Currently the situation has stabilized, the water is gone from the flooded areas", - said the Agency interlocutor, adding that the victims of the disaster areas continue to work of the Commission to assess the damage, arrange payments to victims.

According to him, on 25 June, the head EMERCOM of Russia Evgeny Senichev held in Cherepovets the exit meeting on the readiness of forces and means RSChS region to act as intended in flood period. It was noted that the region is working systematically to prevent risks associated with flooding, the experience of passing floods and floods, intensive use of space systems monitoring, information resources, MOE and unmanned aircraft systems that allows to model scenarios of possible situation.

Created on the basis of fire-rescue units mobile groups have demonstrated their effectiveness during the rainy flood and sudden level lifting in the rivers in Vologda, Verkhovazhskaya and Ust-Cuban areas. Time of readiness of such groups to respond is one hour.

"This situation requires the adoption of comprehensive measures for the effective prevention of possible emergency situations related to flooding. Need to strengthen monitoring and detailed analysis possible of the situation, to plan and carry out preventive activities, including dredging, dredging rivers and drainage canals", - quotes the press service of the Ministry of the word Senicheva.